Addis Ababa City Vision Addis Ababa would be a safe and livable city, an effective center for national economic growth and Africa's diplomatic capital. The city would ensure a safe and clean environment for a healthy and productive society with improved access to social services and physical infrastructure. Broad-based growth of investment and employment is dreamed to be realized through the development of sound economic infrastructure and labor-intensive industrial technologies. Moreover, the city would play a dynamic role in facilitating national economic growth. As a diplomatic capital of Africa, the city will provide quality services of international standard. The sustainable achievement of these will be realized through combined and integrated effort of the public, the private stakeholders and the community as a whole.